Sean McDermott Street Swimming Pool

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Facility Overview

Facility Name
Sean McDermott Street Swimming Pool
Address
34 Sean McDermott Street Lower, City Centre North
Dublin, County Dublin D01 T0H9
IRELAND
Telephone
(01) 872 0752 or 222 2163

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
€4.50 per 40 minute session. (See "Notes", below.) [November, 2017]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25m x 9m, 5 lanes , indoors , 30ºC (86ºF)

Location

County/Region
County Dublin
GPS
53.353876, -6.252585

Teams That Use This Facility

We have no web links or contact information for teams that train at this facility.

Facility Notes

NOTE: When we checked this listing in November, 2017, public access to this pool was limited to 3 hours and 45 minutes per week, between 10 AM and 1.:45 PM on Saturdays. We found a summer schedule that showed more public access, but included the warning: "Public swimming times are subject to change each week due to group bookings. Please contact the pool/office in on the above numbers for an up to date timetable in advance." Forewarned is forearmed...
Clothes are placed in baskets and handed into the lifeguards who keep them in their 'room' while you swim.

Facility Reviews

Reasonably clean but looks like a prison outside. Still, lanes are provided on some sessions, and if it's not too busy the 45 minutes will be 'blind-eyed'.
Although it's just ½ mile from O'Connell St., it’s a rough area and needs its security. Beware if you visit after dark.
I’ve been going here for a couple of years and never witnessed any antisocial behaviour. Sean Mc Dermott St. is tagged by small-minded people with no knowledge of the area. O’Connell St. is far more dangerous at night.